Meaning of puerile

pu•er•ile

Pronunciation: (py'ur-il, -u-rīl", pyoor'il, -īl), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to a child or to childhood.
  2. childishly foolish; immature or trivial: a puerile piece of writing.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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